Mechanical Evaluations Across Industries & Applications
We test medical devices to quickly evaluate durability and guide you through the product development and regulatory process.
Our ability to recreate almost any type of vehicle impact puts us in a class by ourselves.
Our pioneering work understanding the myriad reasons glass breaks has led to major improvements in how glass can be used in everyday consumer electronics, such as phones.
Wind Turbine Blades
We can apply a variety of stressors to innovative materials, helping clients understand complex structural failures and evaluating paths to improvement.
We can simulate the complex stresses endured by industrial equipment to ensure it holds up when it matters.
We create custom test methods to evaluate the performance of sports equipment, and our state-of-the-art biomechanical testing capabilities help ensure safety gear does its job.
We offer creative testing approaches for novel transportation devices to uncover hidden weaknesses.
Will it last? Will it perform? Will it be safe? We put household appliances to the test.
We analyze and test lightweight composite structures to evaluate performance under operational loads and environmental conditions.
Extend Your Insight Capabilities
Turn to Exponent when you need a partner who can provide fast, accurate answers to your most challenging questions.
Explore All Angles
In the Lab or On Site
When Time Is Critical
dropping , crushing , twisting , bending , pulling , bursting , shocking , submerging , corroding , irradiating
We apply engineering intuition, materials acumen, and decades of experience to create custom test scenarios that uncover and explain critical weaknesses.
Innovative Approaches for Advanced Materials
In the quest for lighter, smaller products, companies are increasingly turning to innovative materials. But how do these materials perform in real-world products? Exponent thrives on helping clients understand the possibilities and perils of combined materials and engineering challenges for:
- Composite structures (carbon fiber, glass fibers, and more)
- Sandwich materials
- Metals and alloys
- Additive manufactured materials
Mechanical Consulting and Project Support
Exponent's mechanical engineers work to solve complex problems across all commercial and industrial mechanical systems, including biomedical, consumer products, electronics, transportation, utilities, and energy.
An Expert Team Tailored to Your Challenges
Exponent is uniquely positioned to bring together specialists from multiple disciplines to ensure that no question is left unasked.
Hold Your Products to a Higher Standard
Exponent brings an unparalleled level of integrated expertise to every test and evaluation. Our commitment to scientific excellence is your competitive advantage.
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Create advanced biomedical devices and solutions by working with pioneers in the field.
Electric Vehicle Evaluations
Optimize the safety, reliability, and commercial viability of your electric vehicles.
Fire & Flammability Testing
Assess fire and flammability risks with custom testing that goes above and beyond the standards.
Intentional Data Acquisition
Collect hard-to-acquire real-world data for products that go on or in human bodies.
Build a strong foundation for your products with specialized materials evaluations.
Quantify product performance, analyze system & component failures, and address claims.
Gain confidence with our cutting-edge evaluations and consulting.